RSS feed for A

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • The Counselor

    The Counselor

    Fun but probably more fun if you can follow the plot. Wide angle lensing was cool

  • Bad Teacher

    Bad Teacher

    ★★★½

    Quite ugly to look at but at least the editing supports the consistently over-the-top performances and dialogue, which work most of the time. A pretty wild movie

Popular reviews

More
  • Titanic

    Titanic

    ★★★★

    Let me start this by saying that it's the first time I see anything from this film besides the aerial shots of DiCaprio and Winslet. That said, here are some thoughts:

    - It surprised me how very explicit it is in its treatment of death, you can probably say "What other way could there be around it?" by I'm pretty sure some directors would've done it without, for example, several shots of people jumping from the ship (which brought to…

  • Enter the Void

    Enter the Void

    (Theatrical cut)

    Going to a screening of this seemed like the best idea, but it ended up being what's probably safe to say is the worst screening I've gone to.

    What was being screened was a squashed-to-16:9, probably pirated DVD with what looked like fansubs (no accents (Spanish language), terribly timed (sometimes too early, sometimes too late), and slightly inaccurate translations at times). That last part wouldn't be such a big deal except for 1. the volume was too low,…